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ABZ: More Alphabets and Other Signs

4.0 of 5 stars 4.00  ·  rating details  ·  26 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Delightfully unpredictable, ABZ is a wonderbook of typography, graphics, and symbols. Julian Rothenstein (creator of our Gift divisions popular Redstone line of cards and calendars) turns his idiosyncratic eye towards eccentric alphabets, emblems, and logos discovered in avant-garde modernist publications and other curious sources. Hundreds of examples of graphic ephemera ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published May 1st 2003 by Chronicle Books
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Really pretty book, but is totally just typographic porn... and it is too new to use any of this stuff yet too. Good to grab and hold onto... one day baby, one day.
This is a great resource for designers, but not in the style of Dover/Dan Solo type specimen books. Its show a wide away of typographic styles and is all around an attractive book. I do wish the book had more written content but I can get over that.
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